Use this graphic organizer for students to keep track of new words that they encounter. I have used this in multiple ways. I have students share new, exciting words that they found in their reading. I also use it to have kids use it for a retell.
I use this when students are struggling with sentence fluency in their writing. We discuss having a combination of long and short sentences as well as not having too much dialogue. **Lessons to follow This graphic organizer helps students to think